Nakasongola District

by November 20, 2017

The access rates in Nakasongola vary from 35 % in Lwabiyata Sub-County to 95 % in Nakitoma Sub-County. Nakasongola has 1,115 domestic water points which serve a total of 156,411 people – 130,748 in rural areas. 164 water points have been non-functional for over 5 years and are considered abandoned. Nakasongola has 1 piped schemes.

Access

79%

Rural Functionality

81%

Equity

96

Management

96%

Gender

98%

Population Density (people/km2) and Population

50 250 1,000 2,000
  100 500 1,500  
MTC Migeera TC 102
Migeera TC
Population 102
LWB Lwabiyata 96
Lwabiyata
Population 96
NTC Nakasongola TC 220
Nakasongola TC
Population 220
KKG Kakooge 49
Kakooge
Population 49
KLN Kalungi 116
Kalungi
Population 116
LWM Lwampanga 171
Lwampanga
Population 171
NBS Nabisweera 25
Nabisweera
Population 25
NKT Nakitoma 34
Nakitoma
Population 34
WBN Wabinyonyi 41
Wabinyonyi
Population 41
KLO Kalongo 53
Kalongo
Population 53
KTC Kakooge TC 153
Kakooge TC
Population 153

Population figures are projections to the above mentioned date based on UBOS census 2014 and district growth rates. Population density is calculated on land area only. Boundaries reflect the preliminary status only.

Access to Safe Water

20 % 60 %
  40 % 80 %
Total Access 79 %
Rural Access 76 %
Urban Access 95 %

KKG Kakooge 86 %
Kakooge
Population Served 19,314
KLN Kalungi 95 %
Kalungi
Population Served 24,701
KLO Kalongo 95 %
Kalongo
Population Served 20,280
KTC Kakooge TC 95 %
Kakooge TC
Population Served 9,323
LWB Lwabiyata 35 %
Lwabiyata
Population Served 6,018
LWM Lwampanga 49 %
Lwampanga
Population Served 16,005
MTC Migeera TC 95 %
Migeera TC
Population Served 6,151
NBS Nabisweera 85 %
Nabisweera
Population Served 15,290
NKT Nakitoma 95 %
Nakitoma
Population Served 13,841
NTC Nakasongola TC 95 %
Nakasongola TC
Population Served 10,188
WBN Wabinyonyi 67 %
Wabinyonyi
Population Served 13,494

Access to safe water is the ratio of people served by a safe water point and piped water supply to the total population.
The calculation is based on an estimated number of people per water point type. Maximum access rate can be 95%.

Functionality of Point Water Sources

60 % 80 %
70 % 90 %
Rural Functionality 81 %
Urban Functionality 91 %

KKG Kakooge 87 %
Kakooge
Functional Sources 72
KLN Kalungi 84 %
Kalungi
Functional Sources 80
KLO Kalongo 79 %
Kalongo
Functional Sources 66
KTC Kakooge TC 77 %
Kakooge TC
Functional Sources 50
LWB Lwabiyata 91 %
Lwabiyata
Functional Sources 21
LWM Lwampanga 77 %
Lwampanga
Functional Sources 69
MTC Migeera TC 85 %
Migeera TC
Functional Sources 108
NBS Nabisweera 83 %
Nabisweera
Functional Sources 48
NKT Nakitoma 79 %
Nakitoma
Functional Sources 52
NTC Nakasongola TC 96 %
Nakasongola TC
Functional Sources 304
WBN Wabinyonyi 73 %
Wabinyonyi
Functional Sources 73

Functionality is the ratio of functional water sources to all water sources. Sources not operating for five or more years are assumed to be abandoned, and hence are not included in the calculation.

People served per technology

Reasons for non-functionality

Type of Management

Source of Funding

District Water Supply Summary

Sub-CountyUrban/
Rural
PopulationPopulation
Served
AccessFunctionalityPoint Water SourcesPiped Water Systems
Protected
springs
Shallow wellsDeep boreholesRainwater
harvesting tanks
DamsValley
tanks
PSP/Kiosk, Tap standsYTHHICNWSC
RUWfPFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTotFNFTot
BURULI                                
 1 Nakasongola TCUrban10,72510,18995%-96%100%---1-1156211-11-12-22876293480285No
 2 KakoogeRural22,36119,91489%87%-100%------6516691019---13-13------No
 3 LwabiyataRural17,0996,01835%91%-100%---1-119-19123---19-19------No
 4 NakitomaRural14,57013,84295%79%-100%1-1-8844-445611---16-162-2---No
 5 LwampangaRural32,47916,60551%77%-100%----5529534111021---5-531132---No
 6 WabinyonyiRural20,03413,79469%73%-97%------37643361854---35136134---No
 7 NabisweeraRural18,01015,59087%83%-100%----4439-39106162-223-23---119426No
 8 KalongoRural21,34920,28295%79%-100%---11011571589716---24-24------No
 9 Kakooge TCUrban9,8149,32395%-77%100%------28144212113---2-210-10---No
 10 KalungiRural26,00324,70395%84%-100%----1212702723142-213-137-7---No
 11 Migeera TCUrban6,4756,15195%-85%100%----118-8------6-610118119---No
Total 198,919156,41179819199101340434113544697611585051581159439284675993231No
District 198,919156,41179819199101340434113544697611585051581159439284675993231No

F = Functional; NF = Non-Functional; Tot = Total; YT = Yard Tap; HH = Household Connections; IC = Institutional Connections

Piped Water Supply Systems

Type of Scheme/GFSNumber of
Schemes
Functionality of SystemType of ManagementWB in place
FunctionalNon-FunctionalPartially FunctionalPrivate OperatorWSCPrivate/IndividualNWSCOtherYesNo
Groundwater based/Not GFS11000000010
Combined Water Based/Not GFS11001000000
Unknown/Not GFS22000000000
Total44000000010

GFS = Gravity Flow Scheme; WB = Water Board; WSC = Water Source Committee